Martin DAMMANN : Schuld

At In Situ gallery – Fabienne Leclerc until 22nd May 2016

Martin Dammann, 'Meet the Germans', 2010 aquarelle et crayon sur papier, 178 x 259 cm encadré, Courtesy Galerie In Situ - Fabienne Leclerc, Paris

Martin Dammann, ‘Meet the Germans’, 2010 aquarelle et crayon sur papier, 178 x 259 cm encadré, Courtesy Galerie In Situ – Fabienne Leclerc, Paris

 

The exhibition “Schuld” (‘guilt’), currently on show at In Situ gallery – Fabienne Leclerc features the recent, hitherto unseen works by Martin Dammann. The Berlin artist, born in 1965, has assembled for the past twenty years a collection of rather unusual photographs. Those photographs were taken by German soldiers Continue reading…

Richard SERRA : Ramble Drawings

Installation view

Exhibition at Gagosian gallery until 2nd April 2016

Best known for his monumental sculptures made of steel, Richard Serra (born 1938) delights us this time with a series of abstract drawings titled:  “Rambles”. Yet the practice of drawing is nothing new in the work of the American artist who religiously devotes a few hours each morning to practicing.

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Exhibition: DUST / Histories of dust after Man Ray and Marcel Duchamp

At the Bal until 17th January 2016

Élevage de poussière, Man Ray et Marcel Duchamp,1920, Courtesy Galerie Françoise Paviot©ADAGP, Paris 2015

Élevage de poussière, Man Ray et Marcel Duchamp,1920, Courtesy Galerie Françoise Paviot©ADAGP, Paris 2015

It all starts with an enigmatic piece. Its author? Man Ray and / or Marcel Duchamp. The subject is equally indeterminate. When this photography appeared for the first time, in 1922, it was titled “View taken from an airplane” (Vue prise d’un aéroplane). Yet in 1964, it was officially called Continue reading…

Exhibition Roberto Matta : “MATTA”

Roberto Matta, Sans titre, 1958, huile sur toile, 114 x 146 cm. crédit photo galerie Thessa Herold

Roberto Matta, Sans titre, 1958, huile sur toile, 114 x 146 cm. crédit photo galerie Thessa Herold

At Thessa Herold gallery until 24th October 2015

In the heart of the Marais neighbourhood, close to the Picasso museum, Thessa Herold gallery exhibits a collection of works by artist Roberto Matta (1911-2002). The exhibition titled “MATTA” presents ten works on paper and six ‘space’ paintings, including a captivating oil painting from 1961 named ‘Bella Ciao’. The displayed set, produced between 1946 and
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